The Big Review: Fender Vintera Road Worn ’50s Telecaster & ’60s Stratocaster

Fender’s Road Worn guitars return with improved relic’ing and an attractive range of custom colours. Is this the no-brainer guitar purchase of 2020?

Guitar.com Live: Everything you need to know about Curt Henderson

The exceptional jazz session player who's racked up a fanbase online – meet Curt Henderson before catching him at Guitar.com Live.

​The Big Listen: Thurston Moore – By The Fire

The former Sonic Youth man blends the accessible and the experimental as he celebrates “the glory of the three- or four-minute rock song” and much more besides.

Guitar.com Live: The full, star-studded programme of the virtual guitar show

Workshops, performances, gear, masterclasses and more.

Smashing Pumpkins release two new songs from CYR

Their upcoming release is a whopping 20-song double LP.

Win! A complete guitar rig worth $2,300

Stand a chance to win these Harmony, Mono and Teisco goodies when you pre-register for Guitar.com Live.
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Deftones make a return with their new album Ohms

Landing just weeks after the announcement.

Keeley Electronics launches the 20 For 20 Tri-Verb pedal, and it’s already sold out

With only 20 units made, this multi-mode reverb was hard to get a hold of.

Royal Blood return with new single Trouble’s Coming

The first single from their third record, out next year.

Guitar.com Live: The full, star-studded programme of the virtual guitar show

Workshops, performances, gear, masterclasses and more.

Adam Miller on why his difficult year inspired his new album, Unify

Influenced by the LA jazz scene and the local musicians in his native New South Wales, Miller enlisted trusted session players Joel Gottschalk and Justin Glasco to realise his vision

“We choose to focus on pushing the art forward” Paul Reed Smith on pandemics, progress and the importance of PRS’s 35th anniversary

Ahead of his Guitar.com Live Masterclass on guitar building, legendary luthier and PRS founder Paul Reed Smith discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the brand, why he’s always pushing on to the next thing, and his enduring love of the Dragon…

Guitar.com Live: Everything you need to know about Curt Henderson

The exceptional jazz session player who's racked up a fanbase online – meet Curt Henderson before catching him at Guitar.com Live.

The Big Review: Fender Vintera Road Worn ’50s Telecaster & ’60s Stratocaster

Fender’s Road Worn guitars return with improved relic’ing and an attractive range of custom colours. Is this the no-brainer guitar purchase of 2020?

​The Big Listen: Thurston Moore – By The Fire

The former Sonic Youth man blends the accessible and the experimental as he celebrates “the glory of the three- or four-minute rock song” and much more besides.

Review: Warm Audio Jet Phaser

The second of Warm Audio’s uncompromising remakes of out-there 1970s pedals involves phase, fuzz… and 2.1kg of chunky retro goodness.

The October 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside this issue: the genius of Stevie Ray Vaughan – tone tips, his greatest guitar moments and much more.

Elite Acoustics launches the D6-8 Pro acoustic amp

Complete with a six-channel mixer.

British music stores report spiking sales during the pandemic

More people have time to learn the guitar – and the sales reflect that.

“Guitars are back,” declares The New York Times – but did they ever leave?

Another entry into the “is the guitar dying?” saga.

Adam Miller on why his difficult year inspired his new album, Unify

Influenced by the LA jazz scene and the local musicians in his native New South Wales, Miller enlisted trusted session players Joel Gottschalk and Justin Glasco to realise his vision

Win! A complete guitar rig worth $2,300

Stand a chance to win these Harmony, Mono and Teisco goodies when you pre-register for Guitar.com Live.

The Big Review: Fender Vintera Road Worn ’50s Telecaster & ’60s Stratocaster

Fender’s Road Worn guitars return with improved relic’ing and an attractive range of custom colours. Is this the no-brainer guitar purchase of 2020?

Ernie Ball Music Man unveils its Ball Family Reserve instruments for September

This month’s models include limited variants of John Petrucci and Omar Rodríguez-López’s signature models.

PRS partners with TrueFire to offer free guitar and bass lessons

Purchasing an instrument in the run-up to the holiday season? Good timing!

Keeley Electronics launches the 20 For 20 Tri-Verb pedal, and it’s already sold out

With only 20 units made, this multi-mode reverb was hard to get a hold of.

Red Witch call its Fuzz God IV the “most dial-able fuzz on the planet”

An internal eight-way dip switch offers 264 gain and tone combinations.

Harley Benton’s GPA-100 is a pedal-sized power amp for less than $100

It delivers either 100 watts at 8 ohms or 190 watts at 4 ohms.

Harley Benton launches the Mighty-15TH, a no-nonsense tube amp head

The budget-friendly amp features 12AX7 preamp tubes and two EL84 power-amp tubes